‘Shop Local Skokie’ on Facebook
Please be sure to “like” the Shop Local Skokie Facebook page at www.facebook.com/ShopLocalSkokie to learn more about the wide range of businesses located in Skokie and about the benefits of shopping local.
Skokie is home to many unique stores and restaurants, from national chains to independent shops. Shopping local helps create local jobs, saves gas/time and a portion of your sales tax comes directly back to the community. Get out and explore Skokie to discover how all of your shopping, dining and entertainment needs can be met just minutes from your home!
Property Tax Seminar
Cook County and Niles Township will offer a property tax seminar for homeowners on Thursday, December 18 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at the Skokie Public Library Auditorium, 5215 Oakton Street, Skokie.
Community Forum Report
The Village of Skokie facilitated a Community Forum on November 2, 2014 to discuss goals for the community’s future.
At the event, nearly 150 Skokie residents met in small groups and had a facilitated conversation about programs, services and priorities that they deemed important in planning the future of the community. Each small group had the opportunity to report out to the larger group about the ideas and priorities they identified.
A complete report is available by clicking here.